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Limbus


/ˈlimbəs/

Noun, pl. limbi

1. Border or edge of an anatomical part. (wikipedia.org)

2. The border or margin of a structure, esp. the junction of the cornea and sclera in the eye. (Google Dictionary)

3. A border or edge of any of various body parts distinguished by color or structure. (wordnetweb.princeton.edu)

Word origin: Latin, literally “edge, border.”


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